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... a kilo of fresh dates. While I was busy fruit shopping Kory had been stopped by a local pharmacist and blogger. I think he may have been interviewing Kory....? I'm not to sure, either way we posed for a few photos and happily took his blog information, something to check out one day. The day carried on with few events, the occasional honks and frantic waves out the car windows continue to follow us. When we arrived in Mahdia I checked the phone to find a message ...
... we unload the bikes and prepare ourselves for a cold shower. Ferid shows us to 'our' room, which in fact is his that he has given up for his guests.
Amine and Ferid propose that they would like to go out for tea at one of their local hangouts down in the city square, and that we have to drive to get there. We pile into Ferids work truck, I get the front seat with a seatbelt and window that rolls down, letting it fresh air. Kory and Amine crawl into the back and sit on a ...
... at El Jem today. It was amazing! That's now two Roman stadium and/or coliseums I've visited in the past week. This one had gladiator battles and Christian executions and could seat 35,000 people. It is one of the most intact coliseums and about the fourth ...
Race Destination #2
Country Visited: Tunisia
Country Shape Classification: Perforated
Country Development Classification: Underdeveloped
Specific Places Within Country Visited: Camel Riding From Mahdia through the Saharan Desert
Country Capital City: Tunis
Capital City Population: 651,183
Country Government Type: Unitary State, Semi-Presidential System, ...
... Josh and Grace headed into the Medina to do some shopping and buy refreshments.
The ribat, whilst built as a fortification, also became a religious centre and was for some time a place of pilgrimage.
It was erected in 796 AD and has been enlarged several times making it probably one of the largest surviving ribats in North Africa. It was enlarged on the north side ...